Hiking Trail Conditions Report
Peaks Little Haystack Mountain, Mt. Lincoln, Mt. Truman, Mt. Lafayette, NH
Trails: Falling Waters Trail, Franconia Ridge Trail, Greenleaf Trail, Old Bridle Path
Date of Hike
Date of Hike: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Parking/Access Road Notes
Parking/Access Road Notes: At 9AM plenty of parking at the trailhead but it often fills on a nice day. 
Surface Conditions
Surface Conditions: Dry Trail, Wet Trail, Wet/Slippery Rock, Mud - Minor/Avoidable 
Recommended Equipment
Recommended Equipment:  
Water Crossing Notes
Water Crossing Notes: Minor water crossings on the Falling Waters trail done with ease. 
Trail Maintenance Notes
Trail Maintenance Notes: Trail maintenance was being done on Falling Waters. Moving rocks and other backbreaking work. We left a few $$ in their beer donations bucket.  
Dog-Related Notes
Dog-Related Notes: Only saw one dog but he was having a good time. 
Bugs: none! A good breeze kept any bugs at bay.  
Lost and Found
Lost and Found:  
Comments: A day of variety on the Franconia Ridge. We started in sun, entered fog and clouds at Lincoln, and it cleared nicely on Lafayette. Sunny and bright all the way down. I took a good tumble on the steep section of Old Bridle path just below the hut. Slick wet rock under feet and not paying attention. So pay attention! Other than a scraped up knee and a bruised ego I'm fine.  
Name: Richard HikerLegs 
Date Submitted
Date Submitted: 2014-08-13 
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